Flying a kite is great fun on a windy day. Its also very relaxing. So ditch those video games, get off the couch, and read the following directions to get you on your way to kite flying with the best of them. 1 Pick your kite.There are quite a few varieties to choose from and you can even?make your own. The standard shapes areeasiest to fly, but if youre looking for a challenge, go bigger and fancier. 2 Pick the right day.If theres a definite breeze but you dont feel bowled over, its time to head for the kite-flying hills. The last thing you want to do is go out, spending hours just holding on. With a nice breeze, you can make your kite dance and soar and maybe even loops and tricks.3 Pick the right space.Dont fly your kite near roads, power lines, or airports. Your best bets are parks, fields, and beaches. When it comes to kite flying, more room = more fun.